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Entire school community will read same book


The same book will be read and then discussed during winter break by students, parents and staff members at Sioux Trail Elementary School in Burnsville. It’s a way to build community while developing literacy, according to Principal Shannon...

Categories: Parents

Experienced spelling bee participant earns district title


In his fourth consecutive year qualifying for the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Spelling Bee, Chance Persons won the championship on Dec. 14 after 21 rounds that included more than 200 words.  District 191...

Categories: Academics, Student Success

#BurnsvilleStrong is growing stronger


    #BurnsvilleStrong members have formed a Vision One91 committee to support the transitions coming up at their school. They are, from left, Marissa Marsolek, Maggie Gillis, Samantha Hoanglong...

Categories: Community

Vision One91 Update: Chromebooks in Action


A previous Vision One91 Update video covered the distribution of about 900 Chromebooks to social studies classrooms in District 191 secondary schools. Now that the devices have been in use for a few months, Superintendent Joe Gothard talks with...

Categories: Vision One91

Pre-engineering students turn simple machines into complex contraptions


Students in a pre-engineering class at Metcalf Junior High in Burnsville faced a challenge: create a complicated contraption that runs for at least one minute and includes six simple machines.   In...

Categories: Academics

Middle School information nights scheduled for January


Learn about new middle schools being developed in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 during three upcoming information sessions. Jadwalka Habeenka Warbixinta Dugisyada Dhexe Cusub ee Degmada 191 Escuela secundaria...

Categories: Parents, Vision One91

District 191 chess tournament is Dec. 19


The annual chess tournament in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 will take place Saturday, Dec. 19, at Metcalf Junior High School, 2250 Diffley Road. The event is open to children, kindergarten through grade 12. Registration is 8:20 to...

Categories: Activities

District 191 joins city to tell drivers ‘It Can Wait’


Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 is joining the city of Burnsville in encouraging drivers to be safe and drive phone-free after the city officially declared Thursday, Dec. 10 as “Burnsville It Can Wait Day.” The “It Can Wait” campaign...

Categories: Community